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Address: 1036 Broadway, Columbus, GA
Phone Number: +1 414-534-2504
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Description: If you're in town to visit Ft. Benning, whitewater rafting, or on other...
If you're in town to visit Ft. Benning, whitewater rafting, or on other business, here is a great opportunity to see the highlights of Columbus up close. Dr. Gardiner will guide you through the history, the venues, the geography, and the dramatic events that make Columbus an exciting and historical location.
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Columbus Riverwalk Bike Tour

Historical bike tours hosted by Dr. Richard Gardiner are a great way to learn about Columbus and the surrounding area and get a little exercise in the process. Richard is very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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Seale, Alabama
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Seale, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Historical bike tours hosted by Dr. Richard Gardiner are a great way to learn about Columbus and the surrounding area and get a little exercise in the process. Richard is very informative and will tailor any tour to include whatever information you are interested in learning about. Tours range from 1-3 hours and are extremely affordable. Highly recommended for most... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We booked a tour with Dr. Gardiner not knowing what to expect. Everyone in the group was local but not from Columbus. Dr. Gardiner gave us a wonderful tour full of information that appealed to everyone in the group. This included four boys ranging in age from 12 to 18 who really enjoyed the history information. We all learned a... More 

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Ketchum, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I found Dr. Gardiner's tour on Trip Advisor thank you! We were visiting Columbus for my son's Boot Camp Graduation and had some time to explore the area. My daughter and I signed up for a private Historical Bicycle Tour with Dr. Gardiner and his tour exceeded our expectations! The biking was easygoing and fun. There is so much history... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

1 day in Colombus on Easter Sunday, glorious weather, what to do ? Checked out trip advisor and Google and sent an email to Dr Gardiner asking whether he was available for a tour. A few hours later we have had a great afternoon, with some lively debate on some historical issues, a basic understanding of the historical significance of... More 

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Absolutely excellent tour, easy riding, loads of information and beautiful scenery. Couldn't recommend this highly enough. Best way to see Columbus and easily enjoyable for people who are not so confident on a bike....great for good cyclists too!

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Auburn, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I planned a weekend trip to Columbus for my boyfriend's birthday, and I found Dr. Gardiner's bike tour through Trip Advisor. We both love cycling so I thought that this would be a nice way to spend a few hours on Sunday. I couldn't have been more right! Dr. Gardiner is incredibly knowledgeable on all things Columbus. The best thing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Dr. Gardiner has a passion for history and a love of biking, which shows in his wonderful tour. He creates the exact tour you are wanting. He is very accommodating to all of your preferences and modifies the tour to your interests and fitness desire. There are options to go anywhere from a few miles to more than 30, and... More 

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Graham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

My husband and I went on Dr. Gardiner's Historic Bicycle Tour this past weekend, and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!! From start to finish we were impressed by Dr. Gardiner's knowledge of Columbus's interesting history, culture, and other fun facts. He was an enthusiastic teacher and catered the tour to our own interests. We both learned so much about Columbus, and it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Had the pleasure of taking the Historic Columbus Bike tour. It was an awesome way to see the city, especially for more active people. Our guide, Dr. Gardiner, is a history teacher at Columbus State University and was very knowledgable about the vibrant history. He was nice enough to schedule an early morning tour so it was not too hot... More 

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Columbus, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

I recently moved to Columbus and had a friend set up a bike tour for a couple of girls as a way to get more acquainted with the town and get out and do a little exercise! What a fantastic tour! We heard about all sorts of interesting history and got to see parts of the town that I would... More 

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